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Forum topic by bryano posted 01-22-2008 06:09 AM 980 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-22-2008 06:09 AM

Topic tags/keywords: cherry salvage

I have a chance to save some decent wood from going into the dumpster at work. a couple of days ago one of the other trades were demolishing a conference table. They know that i salvage wood so they asked if i wanted it. It’s all cherry. some are 2×4.Photobucket

-- bryano

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#1 posted 01-22-2008 06:10 AM

Great find.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 01-22-2008 06:25 AM

Great grab Bryan.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#3 posted 01-22-2008 07:17 AM

What great luck. I will be looking forward to the transition.

-- Bob Lance, DE

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#4 posted 01-22-2008 11:21 AM

Wow, good score. Can’t wait to see some projects.

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#6 posted 01-22-2008 07:38 PM

This is a win-win situation for everyone. The salvage company got its “trash” cleaned up, the wood didn’t end up int he landfill and you have some nice wood to change into furniture and you got it at a fantastic price.

Great find!!!!!

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#7 posted 01-22-2008 08:29 PM


-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#8 posted 01-23-2008 04:03 AM

thanks for the coments LJs, I also have some ash that was attached to the cherry, its a little rough but nothing my planer cant handle.

-- bryano

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#9 posted 01-23-2008 04:32 AM

Nice score ,nothing beats free wood especialy nice wood.

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